Every year, Primo Italiano Lodge #2800 awards a $2500 scholarship to a high school senior of Italian descent.
|2022||Isabella Naddeo, Trinity High School|
Our 2019 scholarship winner is the daughter of Angelo and Susan Marino of Washington. She will be attending Penn State University for a degree in Finance upon graduation from Trinity High School. She served as a class representative for four years, a member of the National Honor Society, a Varsity Tennis player, was part of Prom Committee and is an Opinion Editor/Co-Editor-in-Chief of the School Newspaper.
Matthew Marasco, Washington High School
Our 2018 scholarship winner is a member of the National Honor Society, served as student representative to the Washington School District School Board, and was Salutatorian of his graduating class.
|2017||Teague Nicolella, McGuffey High School|
|2016||Nicholas Aprea, Linsly School|
|2015||Matthew Raneri, Trinity High School|
|2014||Alexa Kostyak, Trinity High School|
|2013||Cassidy Graham, Trinity High School|
|2011||Spencer Secreti and Myresa P. Troiano, Trinity High School|
|2010||Victoria C. Perri, Trinity High School|
High School Seniors: Would you like to participate in our scholarship award?
Requirements for $2,500 Scholarship:
- Must be of at least twenty-five (25%) Italian-American descent, one parent at least ½ Italian.
- Must be going to a post-secondary school and must be a senior at Faith Christian School, McGuffey, Trinity or Washington High School, or the child of an active member Primo Italiano Lodge 2800, regardless of the school district.
- Essay should be a minimum of 300 words.
Please submit a personal essay: “describe how you and your family celebrate, honor or incorporate into your daily lives your Italian-American heritage, customs and traditions”. Please exclude any family names in your essay.
Recipient, along with his/her parents, will be guests at an upcoming dinner meeting to read their winning essay and receive the $2,500 scholarship award. Thank you… “buona fortuna”!